Patent: US patent: high-density digital
memory manufacturing process (1999).
Young President Organization (YPO): Past member of
FAA certified commercial pilot & flight instructor.
PhD, Management; Leadership and Organizational Change
MSAE, Aerospace Engineering
BSEE, Electrical Engineering
Aaron U. Levy (PhD)
Founder & CEO
Levy is the founder of Emerging Transformational Ventures, Inc.: A strategic business development, M&A, R&D and marketing
firms. The firms specialize in business modeling, organizational behavior, marketing, and innovative product development.
Portfolio include but not limted to: Technology, medical labs, biotech, software, manufacturing, aerospace and aviation.
ETV, Dr. Levy developed a universal business simulation tool, www.revenuetool.com, based on applications of "game
theory," to simulate growth scenarios as the foundation for strategic business development to achieve sustainable and
profitable growth, applied to any industry.
The objective is to engage professionals
and experts in enabling transformational changes and sustainable sales growth for profit and no-profit organizations.
A value driven visionary leader/CEO, an innovative technologist
and a published author with global operational experience, Dr. Levy started his career as a scientist/designer and rapidly
rose to lead as CEO, president, COO, director of several privately held and publicly traded technology firms,
all ranging from early stage start up to multi-million dollar global firms. He designed, built and marketed
innovative products such as high speed cosmic rays detector, infrared & magnetic card readers, networking printing devices,
software for electronic forms and character recognition, and digital memory cards for portable applications. Dr.
Levy led marketing and global sales, research and development, manufacturing, financial and investment strategies,
designed organizational structures, established quality control procedures and process improvements,
economic development programs, presented plans in a futuristic film, and effectively executed strategies. These resulted
in published sales increase over 300%, achieved product gross margins as high as 90%, increased productivity by 1,600%
by inventing a manufacturing process, reduced operational costs by 52% and increase in share value by multiples.
Levy holds a PhD in management, specializing in leadership and organizational change, Master and Bachelor of Science in Engineering.
A holder of a U.S patent for a manufacturing process (1999), he authored a dissertation for his PhD degree
"Factors Influencing CEOs" (2010) & the book "Digital Printing" (2004). He was elected
to three Young President Organization (YPO) chapters, was a nominee for Entrepreneur of the Year
(E&Y, 98), and elected to honor societies Tau Beta Pi, Sigma Gamma Tau, and Eta Kappa Nu.
A U.S citizen, an internationalist, who grew
up in several places, Dr. Levy was privileged to live in central Africa at an early age. He witnessed a government of native
people organized by observing his father’s diplomatic work and gained appreciation for
indigenous people, nature and love of the animal kingdom.Active in civic organizations, he now serves
on the Jane Goodall Institute's finance committee,
founded by renowned primatologist. He served on several boards & committees of nonprofit organizations.
An avid aviator and a passionate teacher, Dr. Levy is also an airline pilot, achieved FAA certified
commercial ATP pilot & flight instructor for instrument multi-engine complex aircrafts.
He has trained several non commercial and commercial pilots. A member of the US Masters swimming and Water
Polo Associations, Dr. Levy is a competitive swimmer qualified to compete at the national and world master swimming
and water polo championships. He resides in Southern California.